[Mageia-discuss] New kernel cant boot and it killed MCC update
kevin at kevino.org
Fri Aug 24 21:24:04 CEST 2012
On 08/24/2012 11:21 AM, Jim Whitby wrote:
> On 08/24/2012 06:45 AM, Marc Paré wrote:
>> Yikes! I just did the update, but my screen froze, so, I rebooted and could not
>> boot. Something about "Startign wait for Plymouth boot screen to quit".
>> So I rebooted into the previous kernel 3.3.6 and tried to do updates, but now
>> my MCC updates is munched! It says "couldn't open RPM DB() AT
>> USR/LIB/PERL5/VENDOR". --
>> I tried "rpm --rebuilddb" in Konsole but it says:
>> erreur: rpmdb: Thread/process 25894/139895115867904 failed: Thread died in
>> Berkeley DB library
>> erreur: erreur db4(-30974) de dbenv->failchk: DB_RUNRECOVERY: Fatal error, run
>> database recovery
>> erreur: ne peut ouvrir l'index Packages en utilisant db4 - (-30974)
>> Any ideas on how to fixed this?
>> Also, when I boot into safe mode and I do Drakconf, it says to update task-x11
>> and the system offers to download it; but when I try to do this it doesn't work.
> In English mine says:
> error: rpmdb: Thread/process 7815/140102385239808 failed: Thread died in Berkeley
> DB library
> error: db4 error(-30974) from dbenv->failchk: DB_RUNRECOVERY: Fatal error, run
> database recovery
> error: cannot open Packages index using db4 - (-30974)
I fixed the second problem by executing (as root):
rm -f /var/lib/rpm/__db*
This allowed urpmi and the graphical package management applications to work again.
I am running the 3.3.6 kernel to make the NVidia driver work, though.
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